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Item Details
Public
Available to everyone
Culture
American
Title
New York Life Building
plan (drawing)
plan (drawing) of a typical floor layout
Work Type
office building
Date
Work: 1888-1890 (creation)
Era: CE
Location
20 West 9th Street
Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States
Material
brownstone (material); brick (clay product)
Period
Renaissance Revival
Description
The New York Life Building in Kansas City, Mo., was designed by Frederick Elmer Hill of McKim, Mead & White as the local office of New York Life Insurance Company. It has an H-shaped footprint with a 12-story tower with 10-story wings. Above the main entrance is a sculpture of an eagle tending eaglets in the nest by Louis St. Gaudens. -- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_York_Life_Building_(Kansas_City,_Missouri)
ID Number
20110244AVRN_0021
Source
Photographer: Wilson, Richard Guy
Spatial coordinates
39.1037,-94.5840
Rights
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File Properties
File Name
1382088.fpx
SSID
1382088

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